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the deliciousness of d bar / win a gift card to d bar 44

the deliciousness of d bar / win a gift card to d bar

I’m finishing off my Blogiversary Week with one last giveaway to my current favorite restaurant, which is D Bar in Hillcrest! But don’t forget about all of the other giveaways from this past week, including: 2 tickets to Bacon Fest...

cookies, silicone baking mats & you (win a baking mat!) 27

cookies, silicone baking mats & you (win a baking mat!)

I bake a lot of cookies. No joke. I probably made like … oh… 12 dozen + recently for the SD Food Bloggers Bake Sale. I used two kinds of cookie sheets – big ones and small ones. I used...

macaroni and cheese balls / stremicks heritage organic milk giveaway 21

macaroni and cheese balls / stremicks heritage organic milk giveaway

Last week I made S.’s most requested item when he comes over to stay with Jake and I: macaroni and cheese. I’m always altering that recipe I used for crispy creamy 5 cheese mac n cheese and Jake still, to...

my salty obsession / win a tropical sea salt 16

my salty obsession / win a tropical sea salt

I’ve got a confession to make: I’m kind of a salt snob. I don’t remember the last time I bought regular table salt, and quite frankly, I see no use for it. There’s a whole array of delicious salts that...

blogiversary week + giveaway to big bite bacon fest

blogiversary week + giveaway to big bite bacon fest

This week marks This Tasty Life’s 7th Blogiversary and I can hardly believe I’ve been blogging for that long! In honor of the blogiversary, I’ll be holding five different giveaways this week. Please stay tuned each day for a new...

[event] coast of pacific beach restaurant walk 0

[event] coast of pacific beach restaurant walk

Pacific Beach is more than just a college bar scene and more than just a place for beach bums to hang out. They’ve also got a ton of restaurants packed into this area of town. If you’re not familiar with...

[event] bake sale tomorrow! 0

[event] bake sale tomorrow!

I’ve been too busy baking to do a proper post. Please stop by and visit us in Pacific Beach tomorrow for the San Diego Food Blogger Bake Sale! My menu for tomorrow:   Hope to see you there!  

[event] dishcrawl north park / win a ticket to dishcrawl + discounts

[event] dishcrawl north park / win a ticket to dishcrawl + discounts

Dishcrawl is a relatively new dining experience that’s hit the streets here in San Diego recently. With a few neighborhoods already tucked under their belt, Dishcrawl is looking to explore the trendy and hip North Park in it’s next upcoming...

san diego food blogger’s bake sale – pre-order goods! 1

san diego food blogger’s bake sale – pre-order goods!

The San Diego Food Blogger’s Bake Sale is upcoming up right around the corner on May 4th, 2013! This will be the third year running for the bake sale and also my third time participating! The bake sale will again...

bake sale poll – help me decide what to bake! 10

bake sale poll – help me decide what to bake!

The San Diego Food Blogger’s Bake Sale is coming up very soon – on May 4th! Here’s the thing though… I don’t know what I should bake for it! I’ll be taking “pre-orders” and selling items at my work this...